Tower to the People by Italian street artist Eron

"Tower to the People" in Santarcangelo (Rimini), to celebrate the triumph of peace by Italian street artist Eron


The work, a monument depicting a set of flowers that form a fist raised to the sky, expresses, with all its grandeur, the power of delicacy, the power of non-violence, the victory of kindness, the love against hatred , the intensity of poetry, the perfection of harmony, the desire for freedom and peace of people. A poetic, silent and at the same time disruptive work

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"Going, going, gone..." by Banksy



Clearly Banksy, leaving the audience wondering whether he was making a serious point about the impermanence of supposedly timeless art or just poking fun at them. Or both!

Banksy shreds his own Girl With Balloon print - after it sells for £1m



Girl With a Balloon © Banksy
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Carla DLM

What a genius! Being able to walk around and nobody identify who he is or who he can be. The enigmatic artist is thought to have grown up in Bristol, but his identity has remained a secret despite much speculation over the years. Yes this is Banksy!

The framed Girl With Balloon, one of the artist's best known works, was auctioned by Sotheby's in London. The piece which shows a girl reaching towards a heart-shaped balloon was the final work sold at the auction for £1.042m. Moments after the piece went under the hammer, the canvas passed through a shredder that was hidden inside the frame.

Posting a picture of the moment on Instagram, Banksy wrote: "Going, going, gone…"


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After the incident, Alex Branczik, Sotheby’s senior director and head of contemporary art says "It appears we just got Banksy-ed,”

Sotheby's has not revealed who had bought the piece before it was shredded. Mr Alex Branczik told the Financial Times the auction house was trying to "figure out" what the stunt means.He said: "We have not experienced this situation in the past ...where a painting spontaneously shredded, upon achieving a [near-]record for the artist."We are busily figuring out what this means in an auction context."



"The urge to destroy is also a creative urge"- Picasso



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Czech Grandma of 90 Years Old Paint Her Village With Gorgeous Traditional Paintings

Anežka (Agnes) Kašpárková, A 90-year-old resident of Louka, Czech Republic, spends every spring and summer painting the houses of her hometown with delicate blue flower ornaments.


Anežka is a former agricultural worker, and she was inspired to do this project by another local woman who had been doing the same for years. You are never too old or too young to spread the love of art.

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Amazing and Giant Insects Street Art by Odeith

Odeith was born in Damaia (Portugal). He held a spray can for the first time in the mid 1980s, but it was in the 1990s, when graffiti began its dissemination throughout Portugal and began to leave its Portuguese birthplace, Carcavelos, that the artist had his first contact with graffiti and its movement.


Early on, the artist showed a special interest in perspective and shading, in an obscure style, which he later called “sombre 3D”, where the compositions, landscapes or portraits, messages or homages, stood out for their realism and technique.

Odeith was, in 2005, internationally recognized for his groundbreaking incursions in the anamorphic art field, standing out for his compositions created in perspective and painted in different surfaces, such as 90º corners or from the wall to the floor, creating an optical illusion effect.






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New works by street artist Banksy on migrants discovered in Paris

Seven new works attributed to provocative street artist Banksy have been discovered in recent days in Paris, including one near a former center for migrants at the city's northern edge, according to art website Artistikrezo.


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A man walks past a recent artwork by street artist Banksy in Paris on June 24, 2018.

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A woman walks past a recent artwork by street artist Banksy in Paris on June 25, 2018.

The elusive British street artist appears to have taken aim at the French government's crackdown on migrants in the series of new murals, in particular with one work - the first discovered - depicting a girl spray-painting a wallpaper pattern over a swastika.


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A man walks past a recent artwork by street artist Banksy in Paris on June 24, 2018.

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A man walks past a recent artwork by street artist Banksy in Paris on June 25, 2018. The street artist's artwork of Napoleon Bonaparte wearing a headscarf inspired by the original painting by Jacques-Louis David was found in northern Paris.

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A man walks past a recent artwork by street artist Banksy in Paris on June 25, 2018.

The first wall was reportedly discovered in Northern Paris on June 20th, World Refugee Day, but it didn't take long for others to add or alter Banksy's work - most noticeably the blue tag over the wallpaper swastika piece. On Monday, another artist temporarily covered Banksy's work with a poster, but art restorers quickly pulled the paper off and covered the works with clear plastic.


Pasted GraphicA graffiti believed to be attributed to street artist Banksy is seen on a wall in Paris, on June 25, 2018.

Pasted Graphic 1Two men place a protective board over a graffiti believed to be attributed to street artist Banksy, in Paris, on June 25, 2018.

(Via ABCNEWS)

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